Monday, October 13, 2014

Lawrence R. Klein Legacy Colloquium


In Memoriam


The Department of Economics of the University of Pennsylvania, with kind support from the School of Arts and Sciences, the Wharton School, PIER and IER, is pleased is pleased to host a colloquium, "The Legacy of Lawrence R. Klein: Macroeconomic Measurement, Theory, Prediction and Policy," on Penn’s campus, Saturday, October 25, 2014. The full program and related information are here. We look forward to honoring Larry’s legacy throughout the day. Please join us if you can.  

Featuring:
  • Olav Bjerkholt, Professor of Economics, University of Oslo
  • Harold L. Cole, Professor of Economics and Editor of International Economic Review, University of Pennsylvania
  • Thomas F. Cooley, Paganelli-Bull Professor of Economics, New York University 
  • Francis X. Diebold, Paul F. Miller, Jr. and E. Warren Shafer Miller Professor of Economics, University of Pennsylvania
  • Jesus Fernandez-Villaverde, Professor of Economics, University of Pennsylvania
  • Dirk Krueger, Professor and Chair of the Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania
  • Enrique G. Mendoza, Presidential Professor of Economics and Director of Penn Institute for Economic Research, University of Pennsylvania
  • Glenn D. Rudebusch, Executive Vice President and Director of Research, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
  • Frank Schorfheide, Professor of Economics, University of Pennsylvania
  • Christopher A. Sims, John F. Sherrerd ‘52 University Professor of Economics, Princeton University 
  • Ignazio Visco, Governor of the Bank of Italy